The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.90% 2.82% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 20.73% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 25
Average salary £29,200 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
DNS
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 82 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.08% 13.60% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 126
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region.

DNS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 6 £22,550 -6.04% 1
Prudhoe - 3 £50,000 -
DNS
North East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 18 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (72.73%) DHCP
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
6 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) MPLS
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) VoIP
7 7 (31.82%) VLAN
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) NAS
8 6 (27.27%) JNCIS
8 6 (27.27%) CCDP
8 6 (27.27%) ISDN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (72.73%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) SAN
3 7 (31.82%) MPLS
3 7 (31.82%) OSPF
3 7 (31.82%) BGP
3 7 (31.82%) VoIP
3 7 (31.82%) VLAN
4 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (27.27%) NAS
4 6 (27.27%) ISDN
4 6 (27.27%) PPP
4 6 (27.27%) SNMP
4 6 (27.27%) ATM
4 6 (27.27%) DSL
4 6 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 6 (27.27%) X.21
4 6 (27.27%) IPsec
5 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Italian Language
1 4 (18.18%) French Language
1 4 (18.18%) German Language
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
1 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Network Design
1 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
1 3 (13.64%) Test Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) JNCIS
2 6 (27.27%) CCDP
2 6 (27.27%) CCSP
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 5 (22.73%) NFS
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 3 (13.64%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Convergys
7 1 (4.55%) BT
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Meraki
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